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Watchword should be employment not labour

What is in a word’s meaning? Quite a lot according to Simon Susman, the non-executive chairman of Woolworths.

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Bill shock as operators lift data fees to replace voice

Notice anything funny about your cellphone bill lately? If so, you may have been blind-sided by prevailing mobile data trends.

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Will US, EU turn into a big duty-free zone via TTIP?

Tariffs are the low-hanging fruit in the complex free trade negotiations between the US and the EU.

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English is vital to achieve in this world
June 23 2014 at 04:43

Julius Malema is right about one thing: whites don’t make enough effort to learn the languages spoken by other South Africans.

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One route to a win-win economy for unequal SA
June 23 2014 at 04:41

With President Zuma’s State of the Nation address declaring strongly that the time has come to tackle poverty, inequality and unemployment, and the recent downgrade of our outlook to “negative” by interna... Read Story
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BoE’s Carney is skilled at the Maradona manoeuvre
June 23 2014 at 04:37

The Bank of England is working hard to convince the world a rise in interest rates may be just around the corner.

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SA biggest losers of transfer pricing
June 22 2014 at 11:06

Johannesburg - As a consequence of the Marikana Massacre, the current strike by platinum workers serves to draw attention to low pay, migrant labour and the living conditions of miners and their families. It has also recen... Read Story
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Investing in Africa: Continent demands a different approach
June 20 2014 at 04:42

We all know that Africa is where it’s at for entrepreneurs. Many of the globe’s fastest growing economies are here and the range and scope of opportunity is truly spectacular.

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Eco laws get tougher, directors to be held culpable
June 20 2014 at 04:36

Recent developments in the enforcement of our country’s environmental laws are likely to see directors place greater emphasis on their company’s environmental management systems and result in improved ecologica... Read Story
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Amcu’s new terms add R1bn to employer wage bill
June 20 2014 at 04:34

By late yesterday it was not clear whether the Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union will sign the final settlement offer of the employers and bring an end to the five-month strike that has brought the economy ... Read Story
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Stagflation puts Reserve Bank in difficult position
June 19 2014 at 05:00

No central banker, especially one who has inflation targeting as its main objective, ever likes to hear the word stagflation. This is unfortunately the harsh reality facing the South African economy.

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Economic leadership also comes from below
June 19 2014 at 04:52

If you listened to the State of the Nation Address on Tuesday you could be forgiven for thinking that the government was the only agent of change.

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Let’s hope the experts know something we don’t
June 19 2014 at 04:48

There is a surplus of economic news that appears to lead to one conclusion: the economy is at serious risk of recession.

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